On this Thanksgiving holiday, I want to take the opportunity to publicly thank Dianne Erskine-Hellrigel, one of the unsung heroines of Santa Clarita.
Did you receive a Community Assessment Survey for the former Whittaker-Bermite site from the Department of Toxic Substances Control?
Two stories last week emblematize the death of the mainstream media.
Isn't it refreshing Lynn Vakay ("To whom should Americans give thanks?" Nov. 20) saw fit to use Thanksgiving as an opportunity to push her political and religious propaganda while simultaneously launching a preemptive strike against the Obama White House?
Outraged does not describe my reaction to this article ("Dog allegedly shot, young girl present," Nov. 29). I have read many articles in the paper that have upset me, but none of them to the level that would prompt me to write to you.
Hello, Santa Clarita Valley! Welcome to The-Signal.com's Daybreak, your point of entry for the day, and a quick journey through the past, present and future. Let the adventure begin:
Mix it Up Day or Week - It's a Positive Message for Local Schools
TORRANCE -- The dangers of driving while texting (DWT) have been proven. Now the challenge is to get out the word. DWT is not cool -- DWT is nuts.
To celebrate the release of the Winter's Tail videogame for Nintendo DS, Aquarium of the Pacific is hosting the Winter's Tail Experience on Saturday, December 12 from 9 a.m. to 3-3:30 p.m.
Thanks to the Santa Clarita City Council and a local developer, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital has received free office space in the Golden Valley Ranch Shopping Center.
Deputies arrested a teen Tuesday after he allegedly stole a golf cart and rode it around Valencia, officials said.
Fruit spilled on southbound Interstate 5 near Highway 14 Tuesday morning, backing up traffic as far north as Parker Road, officials said.
A man is due in court today after he allegedly pointed a gun at his girlfriend during an argument in Valencia, officials said.
A Newhall woman is due in court today after she allegedly stabbed her boyfriend several times with a folding knife, authorities said.
The national "Great American Smokeout," sponsored by the American Cancer Society was held Nov. 19, challenging everyone to quit smoking.
SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) - Ukraine is deploying troops in a "large-scale anti-terrorist operation" to resist attacks by armed pro-Russian forces, Ukraine's President Oleksandr Turchynov said on Sunday in a televised address.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) - Prosecutor Gerrie Nel fired another tough question at murder suspect Oscar Pistorius.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis, marking Palm Sunday in a packed St. Peter's Square, ignored his prepared homily and spoke entirely off-the-cuff in a remarkable departure from practice. Later, he continued to stray from the script by hopping off his popemobile to pose for "selfies" with young people and also sipping tea passed to him from the crowd.
WASHINGTON (AP) - As millions of Americans race to meet Tuesday's tax deadline, their chances of getting audited are lower than they have been in years.
RED BLUFF, Calif. (AP) - Federal investigators could not corroborate on Saturday a driver's claim that a FedEx tractor-trailer was already on fire when it careened across a freeway median, sideswiped her car and slammed into a bus carrying high school students, killing 10 people in a fiery wreck.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The world's top finance officials expressed confidence Saturday that the global economy finally has turned the corner to stronger growth. This time, they may be right.
BOSTON (AP) - Boston officials have announced improved public safety measures for the final two miles of the Boston Marathon on April 21, a year after two explosions near the finish line killed three people and wounded more than 260 others.
HONOLULU (AP) - U.S. officials say there is no threat of a tsunami to the coasts of California, Oregon, Washington, Hawaii or Alaska after a magnitude-7.6 earthquake struck in the Pacific Ocean near the Solomon Islands.
Poetry stands as an essence of youth, an integral part of a mind unfettered by the mental calluses called experience.
While I never lost a family member to a tragedy as did the descendents of Titanic victims in today's story, I did experience a series of back-to-back, non-related, life-challenging events several years ago that resulted in my making several changes in my life – all for the better.
I'm 15 years old and I have lived in Santa Clarita all my life. I also have psoriasis.
if we could someday chance to meet
Saugus Gu12 A All-Star team represented the Santa Clarita Valley and advanced to the Championship Game of the Section finals in Bakersfield on March 2nd.